Our dispute resolution team has wide experience of acting in complex, high value multi-jurisdictional and cross-border disputes for UK and international clients in all major jurisdictions.
Birketts [dispute resolution] team 'gets the job done in an efficient and personal manner'
Legal 500 | UK 2011
We can call upon an extensive international network of professional advisers and are familiar with leading arbitral institutions and procedures. We have a strong ethos of achieving commercially sound outcomes, ensuring minimum disruption to your business.
We are recognised as leading experts in shipping and logistics disputes
before the English High Court and in London arbitration. Many of the lawyers in the team have ex-City backgrounds and are able to provide specialist skills rarely found in regional practice at non-City prices.
Our lawyers have extensive language skills including French, Spanish, German, Dutch, Greek, Mandarin, Cantonese and Russian. We have particular knowledge of and strong connections in Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, China, the Middle East, Iran, the Netherlands and Scandinavia.